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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A poisonous substance produced during the metabolism and growth of certain microorganisms and some higher plant and animal species.

Usage examples (38)
  • Everyone gets what they call a toxin build up in their body and the only true way too flush it is with a
  • The toxin is believed to have come from naturally occurring deposits.
  • They do not have a distinct taste or smell, and the toxin is not destroyed by cooking.
  • The bacteria kills by producing a toxin, which is difficult to counteract. for more
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